Advising Sheet

Advising Sheet

The number of units required for the M.A. degree is from 52–60. This includes 38 units of letter grade coursework.  Comprehensive examinations/thesis/project and practicum (400 supervised clinical education hours) are also required.

FALL SEMESTER 1st year

  • CMSD 620: (3) Neuroanatomy of Speech, Swallowing, and Language
  • CMSD 630: (3) Disorders of Articulation and Phonology
  • CMSD 631: (3) Disorders of Fluency
  • CMSD 632: (2) Seminar in CMSD
  • CMSD 684: (2-4) Clinical Practicum – you will have 1-2 clients-total of 2-4 units (graded)

Total: 11-13 letter graded units

SPRING SEMESTER 1st year

  • CMSD 632: (2) Seminar in CMSD (CR/NC)
  • CMSD 635: (3) Disorders of Voice and Resonance
  • CMSD 636: (3) Neuropathologies of Language and Cognition
  • CMSD 642: (3) Neuropathologies of Swallowing and Speech
  • CMSD 684: (2-4) Clinical Practicum — you will have 1-2 clients-total of 2-4 units (graded)

Total: 11-13 letter graded units

SUMMER SEMESTER — OPTIONAL

  • CMSD 689: (4) Internship — typically 4 units

FALL SEMESTER 2nd year

  • CMSD 640: (3) Assessment and Management of Auditory Disorders
  • CMSD 652: (3) Seminar in Language Disorders
  • CMSD 675: (1) Methods in Speech/Lang Pathology
  • CMSD 682: (1) Speech Diagnostic Practicum — taken once Fall or Spring (CR/NC)
  • CMSD 689: (4) Internship – typically 4 units
  • CMSD 699T/P: (1-6) Thesis/Project — OPTIONAL - not taken same semester as internship

Total: 7 letter graded units

SPRING SEMESTER 2nd year

  • CMSD 633: (3) Professional Aspects of Speech-Language Pathology
  • CMSD 645: (3) Augmentative and Alternative Communication
  • CMSD 675: (1) Methods in Speech/Lang Pathology
  • CMSD 682: (1) Speech Diagnostic Practicum – if not taken Fall (CR/NC)
  • CMSD 689: (4) Internship – typically 4 units
  • CMSD 696: (1) Comprehensive Examination –OR-
  • CMSD 699T/P: (1-6) Thesis/Project – OPTIONAL - not taken same semester as internship

Total: 7 letter graded units
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TOTAL LETTER GRADED UNITS: 38
TOTAL UNITS: 52 — 56